Ms Tang brings 15 years of finance and accounting experience to this new advisory role. She is currently managing director at GTA International, and Partner at Tang & Company; both US-based certified public accountant firms offering services in risk assessment, audit engagements and Sarbanes-Oxley-related documentation to banks, financial service providers and telecommunications firms.

Tingxiu Lu, chairman of China Sunergy, said: We are very pleased to have Ms Tang join our board as an independent director. Her combination of professional experience, business relationships and accounting background assure me that she will be a valuable asset to our company.